World-class. The brave new world of global higher education and research
Brussels, 15 October 2010
Thursday 14 October 2010
19:30 Seminar dinner at Il Pasticcio
Friday 15 October 2010
Registrations and coffee
Introduction: the paradigm of the world class university
World-class universities and their undergrowth: the systemic link
World-class status and rankings. An unhealthy relationship?
Alternative models of world-class: the limits of the paradigm
Excellence in teaching: news from AHELO
Rethinking excellence. The ‘hinterland’ of world-class universities.
World-class and Europe: the EU response
The challenge of building world-class universities
Wrap-up and conclusions
End of seminar